Washer Dryer Reviews & Ratings
- Welcome to Washer Dryer Reviews where you'll find unbiased ratings on the best washing machines and dryers.
- Every washer and dryer is rated BEST, AVERAGE, or FAIR and includes a review of their key strengths and weaknesses.
- Our goal is to help you find the best-value washer and dryer that meets your personal needs and budget.
|It's surprisingly easy to spend your hard-earned money on a washer or dryer that doesn't meet your needs, or turns out to be a poor value. |
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We rate every washer and dryer in four key areas: price, features, efficiency, and satisfaction. A green or yellow code tells you whether it scores Best, Average, or Fair.
|Washer Dryer Reviews By Type|
Before you check our reviews and ratings, it's important to know what type of washing machine or dryer you're looking for. Here's an overview of the main types:
|Front Load Washers|
- Tumbling versus agitation is gentler on fabrics.
- Spins clothes faster which reduces costly dryer time.
- Uses less water and energy per load.
- Requires a special low-sudsing detergent.
- Purchase costs are about 25% higher than a top load.
|Top Load Washers|
- Purchase price is lower, but operating costs are higher.
- Easier access to wash tub clothes.
- High-efficiency, no-agitator models available.
- Uses regular, lower-cost detergent.
- Cannot be stacked with dryer to save space.
- Purchase price is about 10% less than gas dryers.
- Operating costs are a little higher in most areas.
- Tends to require less maintenance due to less parts.
- Better choice if gas hook-up isn’t already available.
- Requires a 240 volt outlet.
- Purchase price is about 10% more than electric.
- Provides long-term cost savings in most areas.
- Clothes can potentially dry a little faster.
- Gas heat is slightly gentler on fabrics.
- Requires gas hook-up and professional installation.
|Washer Dryer Reviews Main Categories|
- Washing Machine Reviews and Ratings
- See washing machine reviews on over 300 top brand washers. Compare washing machine ratings on Whirlpool, LG, Samsung and more.
- Front Load Washer Reviews and Ratings
- Which front load washer is best? Check out front load washer reviews and compare ratings on Maytag, Whirlpool, Frigidaire and more.
- Top Load Washer Reviews and Ratings
- Learn the pros and cons of top load versus front load washers. Read our top load washer reviews and discover which brands and models are rated best.
- Electric Dryer Reviews - Electric Dryer Ratings
- Check our dryer reviews and ratings on all the best brands such as Whirlpool, Maytag, GE, LG, Kenmore and more. Compare ratings on both electric dryers and gas dryers.
- Gas Dryer Reviews - Gas Dryer Ratings
- Which gas dryers are rated best? Check our gas dryer reviews and ratings on all the top brands including Whirlpool, Maytag, Kenmore and more.
- Bosch Washer Reviews and Ratings
- Compare Bosch washer reviews and ratings with other top washer brands. See in-depth ratings on Bosch washing machines.
- Electrolux Washer Reviews and Ratings
- Read Electrolux washer reviews and compare ratings on all the top Electrolux washing machines and dryers.
- Frigidaire Washer Reviews - Frigidaire Washer Ratings
- Our Frigidaire washer reviews including ratings for price, features, and energy use. Compare Frigidaire washers with other leading brands such as Whirlpool and Maytag.
- GE Washer Reviews - GE Washer Ratings
- Our GE washer reviews tell you the good and bad about each washer and include an overall washer rating. Compare GE washer ratings with other top brands such as Whirlpool, Maytag, LG and more.
- Kenmore Washer Reviews - Kenmore Washer Ratings
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- LG Washer Reviews - LG Washer Ratings
- Compare our LG washer reviews and ratings with other top brands such as Samsung, Whirlpool, and Maytag. Find the best LG washer for your budget.
- Maytag Washer Reviews - Maytag Washer Ratings
- Are Maytag washers dependable? Read our Maytag washer reviews and check the ratings on all the Maytag models.
- Samsung Washer Reviews - Samsung Washer Ratings
- Which Samsung washer is best? Check our Samsung washer reviews and compare ratings with Whirlpool, LG, Maytag, and more.
- Whirlpool Washer Reviews - Whirlpool Washer Ratings
- Whirlpool is one of the best-selling washers. See our Whirlpool washer reviews and ratings and compare them with Maytag, GE, and Frigidaire washers.
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